Pat Atwell, AD at Drury Resigns

Pat Atwell, Drury AD, at soccer match in 2010

Pat Atwell, Drury AD, at soccer match in 2010

Pat Atwell, Drury’s Director of Athletics for the past seven years, has resigned from his position to pursue other interests, the university announced on Tuesday.

Atwell has overseen the DU Athletics department since 2007, after serving in the same capacity at fellow Great Lakes Valley Conference member Quincy (Ill.) University.

In Atwell’s time at Drury, the Panther squads captured 13 NCAA-II national championships (12 by the swimming programs), and won a GLVC All-Sports Trophy in 2009-10 while finishing in the Top 30 of the Learfield Sports Director’s Cup all-sports competition in each of his seven years, with an 11th-place finish for 2013-14. [Continue reading]

Howard, Lierz and Snow Named to NSCAA All-Region Squad

Kindra Lierz, Glendale Falcons

The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-Region Team, formerly All-Midwest, for 2014 spring campaign includes eleven players from Missouri. Of the eleven, three come from the Ozark Conference - Nicole Howard of the Rolla … [Continue reading]